During this family-friendly program, go behind the scenes to Mount Vernon's greenhouse with our horticulture staff and plant your own mixed herb container.

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During this family-friendly program, go behind the scenes to Mount Vernon's greenhouse with our horticulture staff and plant your own mixed herb container.

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$75 per adult (includes admission for 1-3 children)

During this family-friendly program, tour Mount Vernon's gardens with our horticulture and youth programs staff and learn about herbs and gardening in George Washington's time. Kids will receive art materials for sketching as they explore the landscapes with a personal guide. After the tour, go behind-the-scenes to Mount Vernon's greenhouse and plant a mixed herb container. Adults' containers include thyme, parsley, oregano, basil, and chives. Children can plant mint and calendula in their own pots.

Fee includes general admission to Mount Vernon, herbs, container, planting supplies, and care instructions.

This program is recommended for adults and children ages 7-11.

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